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Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 123
Typological identification
Late Roman/Early Byzantine Asia Minor Lamp
Bibliography
Kenchreai V, p. 86, no. 462, pl. 20 (H. Williams).
Comparanda
Welkov 1935, p. 156, pl. 20, fig. 2:7 (Sadovsko Kale, Bulgaria, late 6th century); Sirmium III [Rubright 1973], p. 59, no. 54, pl. V; Louvre MNB 3260; Bernhard 1955, pp. 337-8, no. 356, pl. CVII (“Coptic“; Benaki Collection, from Egypt; Muzeum Narodowe, Warsaw); Joly 1974, p. 200, no. 1264, fig. 4, pl. LIV (similar format but degenerate design on discus?; Museo di Sabratha); * Michelucci 1975, p. 110, no. 378, pl. XXII (from Egypt; Museo Egizio, Florence); Kobylina 1978, pp. 160, 161, figs. 27, 28 (Chersonese and Olbia); Scorpan 1978, p. 159, no. 12, pl. III (fragment; Sacidava, Romania); Salamine de Chypre VII, pp. 276-7, no. 837, pl. 46 (Cyprus Museum, Nicosia; T. Oziol); Fischer and Welling 1984, p. 390, no. 53, pl. 25:2 (Münster); Hippodrome II [1929] fig. 40:3, 5; Saraçhane II [Hayes 1992], pp. 82, 85-6, nos. 34-44, pl. 29 (Type 8; late 6th-7th centuries); Abadie-Reynal and Sodini 1992, pp. 75-6, no. L51, fig. 32, pl. X:i, j (Thasos, end 5th-beginning 7th century). Examples also cited from Tel Gezer.
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Suggested citation
“KE 508 (Early Byzantine Asia Minor Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2020. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke0508>